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Cv and maternity leave

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Muddlewitch Sat 15-Feb-14 09:17:55

Just wanted opinions please -

I worked for an organisation for several years, and didn't return after maternity leave with DC4. I received SMP, gave notice that I wasn't coming back etc.

On my CV would you put the last employment dates for that role up as the start of maternity leave (ie the last time I actually worked there) or the end (when I stopped being employed/getting SMP)?

I have had other jobs since, but they have been through recommendation so I haven't needed to submit a CV. I am interested in another role now and so am trying to update it.

yummumto3girls Sat 15-Feb-14 10:58:11

I would put the date your employment officially ceased, after maternity leave.

WanttoFindWorkLifeBalance Sat 15-Feb-14 10:59:30

Yes agreed - when you were officially no longer under contract to them.

Muddlewitch Sat 15-Feb-14 11:28:34

Thank you smile

Simsim1 Sat 15-Feb-14 11:44:41

This situation also applies to me. I've never thought of doing the above. I'd better go and update my cv too! Thanks

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